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Gen Con 50: Incomprehensible Interview with Bobby West of Haba Games

Bobby is one incredibly busy guy but managed to find the time to meet with us and successfully complete his Incomprehensible Interview! Check out what’s coming up with Haba Games!

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Gen Con 50: Incomprehensible Interview with Jouni Jussila of Playmore Games

Sometimes you meet someone or a group of someones and you wish you could play in their sandbox. That was the case with the gang at the Dized booth at Gen Con 50! They were all awesome and what didn’t get recorded was my talking with their Italian partner about recipes! I hope our paths cross again soon! Until then, check out what’s coming with Dized!

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Gen Con 50: Incomprehensible Interview with Leo Vesperini of Mythic Games

I wasn’t sure we were going to get this interview in! When we arrived, Leo was doing an interview with another group but luckily, with some patience and Leo being awesome, we were able to find out what Mythic Games is up to!

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Pathfinder RPG: Bestiary 6

If I told you I was excited about the new Bestiary 6 for the Pathfinder RPG, I’d be lying. I’m a player, a fairly casual player even. I really only care about the monster in front of my party: give me a sword and let me stab something. Actually, I’m more likely to use a ranged attack and snipe at it from behind a bush or something, but that’s completely off topic right now. My point is that I generally attempt to avoid GMing whatever game I’m playing. It’s just not my passion. So when I saw that Bestiary 6 was being released, I was fairly disinterested as I read the preview description. Then I saw two little words: Four Horsemen. Wait, what? Like, Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Horsemen? Yes...

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Epyllion

I am primarily based out of a smaller city with limited access to brick and mortar tabletop gaming and comic stores so, when I manage to get into one, I always try to see what gems I can find. It was on one such adventure that I came across a beautiful black hardcover with gold embossing, sadly shrinkwrapped in plastic. This was my first encounter with Epyllion: A Dragon Epic from Magpie Games.

Epyllion is an incredibly unique game in which you play through the life of a dragon. As the game progresses, you (and the other players) will explore the world and society of Dragonia as you grow from a young drake to an elder dragon and until you ascend on to a higher plane.

The game uses the increasingly popular Powered by the Apocalypse rule system, which is reasonably simple to learn and allow...

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